Author Archive: Stephanie Chandler

Stephanie Chandler is the founder of the Nonfiction Authors Association and Nonfiction Writers Conference, and author of several books including "The Nonfiction Book Marketing Plan" and "Own Your Niche." A frequent speaker at business events and on the radio, she has been featured in Entrepreneur, BusinessWeek, and Wired magazine.

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Checklist of Key Components to Include When Writing Your Nonfiction Book

Checklist of Key Components to Include When Writing Your Nonfiction Book

Following are components to consider including in your book, though most are optional. Endorsements – Endorsements can add credibility to a book, provided they come from influential authors. Don’t be afraid to ask—you might be surprised by how supportive your fellow authors can be. A well-known author’s quote can be printed on the front cover […]

No Open Enrollment Needed to Protect Your Vision

No Open Enrollment Needed to Protect Your Vision

For Many, open enrollment for health insurance takes place in the fall, but when it comes to vision care, VSP Individual Vision Plans allow you to enroll at any time during the year! At the Nonfiction Authors Association, many of our members are self-employed, retired or planning for retirement. While there’s been much discussion about […]

Recording: Richard Rieman – How to Produce Your Own Audio Book

Recording: Richard Rieman – How to Produce Your Own Audio Book

Join us as Richard Rieman discusses How to Produce Your Own Audio Book. Save About Richard Rieman Audiobook Narrator Richard Rieman of Audiobook Revolution Productions at AudiobookRevolution.com, is the author of “The Author’s Guide to AudioBook Creation,” the 2016 Global eBook Awards Gold Medal Winner in the Writing/Publishing category. Richard is an audiobook self-publishing expert and Audible Approved […]

A Recipe for Effective Promotion: Choosing & Blending the Ingredients for Making Your Books Sell by Michael Larsen

A Recipe for Effective Promotion: Choosing & Blending the Ingredients for Making Your Books Sell by Michael Larsen

Promotion has two basic elements: finding where your readers are, online and off, and serving them as often and in as many ways as you can. Promoting your books gives you the chance to share your passion for the value of your work. But if you just want to write one book, you have to […]

20+ Pro Tips to Dazzle During Your Next Speaking Engagement

20+ Pro Tips to Dazzle During Your Next Speaking Engagement

As an author, if you want to increase your book sales and reach more potential readers, get yourself out on the speaking circuit. There are countless opportunities to speak at events in your own backyard including service organizations like Rotary and Kiwanis, chambers of commerce, schools, hospitals and trade association meetings and events. Following are […]

Teleseminar: Julie Schoerke: How Authors Can Develop a National Tour

Teleseminar: Julie Schoerke: How Authors Can Develop a National Tour

Event Date: February 7, 2018 | Time: 10AM PST / 1PM EST Join us as Julie Schoerke discusses How Authors Can Develop a National Tour. About Julie Schoerke Julie Schoerkefounded JKS Communications, a book publicity firm that has represented over 650 authors and more than 1,000 books in the past 12 years. She has done […]

Teleseminar: Tonya Hofmann: How to Get Booked as a Speaker

Teleseminar: Tonya Hofmann: How to Get Booked as a Speaker

Event Date: January 10, 2018 | Time: 10AM PST / 1PM EST Join us as Tonya Hofmann discusses How to Get Booked as a Speaker. About Tonya Hofmann –CEO & founder of the Public Speakers Association -Globally Sought After Speaker -Host of Tonya Hofmann’s Fabulous TV Show -Best Selling International Author of 7 Books -Winner […]

Get the Most From Your Email Sign-Ups: Develop a Campaign

Get the Most From Your Email Sign-Ups: Develop a Campaign

Just like anything else, growing an email list requires scheduling it into your work week. Develop a campaign to constantly grow your email list, such as hosting free webinars or teleseminars and requiring registration to participate. Schedule this out for the year both to build buzz and to give yourself adequate preparation time.

Must Have Book Marketing Tips for First Time Authors by Brenda Berg

Must Have Book Marketing Tips for First Time Authors by Brenda Berg

Have you written your first book? Congratulations! All that hard work and those late nights at the keyboard are about to pay off. Before they do though, you’re going to need to put more time into marketing that book. After all, what’s the point if no one ever reads it? Here are some of the […]

35 Ways to Increase Website Traffic for Authors

35 Ways to Increase Website Traffic for Authors

As an author, one of your primary goals with online marketing is to drive traffic to your website where potential readers can learn about you, your books and any other offerings you have. The good news is that you don’t have to sit back and wait for people to find your site—there are many ways […]